Mactaggart & Mickel, Barratt and Miller maintain ‘five star’ performance as Persimmon struggles

An annual industry survey has once again placed Persimmon among the UK’s worst major housebuilders but there was better news for Barratt Scotland, Mactaggart & Mickel and Miller Homes.

Published 27 March 2019

Barratt teams up with housing association on three year build programme

Albyn Housing Society has partnered with national housebuilder Barratt Homes to bring 95 quality homes to the people of Inverness.

Published 18 March 2019

Barratt Homes aims for better balance with women in key roles

Acutely aware of the gender imbalance within key roles in its sector, Barratt Homes has outlined its commitment to encouraging women to join, and remain in the industry through its leadership programme, Catalyst, and family friendly working policies.

Published 8 March 2019

Barratt West builds careers with apprentices at its core

Barratt West Scotland will add an additional seven apprentices to its workforce during the course of 2019.

Published 8 March 2019

Barratt seeks more sub-contractors in Lothians and Fife

Barratt East Scotland is seeking sub-contractors from across the Central Belt to help fulfil demand for new homes in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife in 2019.

Published 7 March 2019

Barratt to deliver 3,400 new homes across Scotland this year

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has announced plans to open 16 new sites creating 3,400 new homes across Scotland during the course of 2019.

Published 4 March 2019

Stewart Milne Timber Systems wins Barratt’s Health and Safety Award

Stewart Milne Timber Systems has been awarded the Best of Health & Safety Award at the annual Barratt Scotland West Dinner.

Published 4 March 2019

Barratt Scotland plans for future with 16 new apprentices

Scottish housebuilder Barratt Developments has pledged to recruit sixteen new apprentices in Scotland this year as part of its ongoing commitment to bridge the construction industry skills gap.

Published 27 February 2019

And finally… Councillors veto ‘distasteful’ plan to name Culloden street after ‘Butcher’ general

A plan to name a new street after one of the most ruthless figures in Scottish history have been met with opposition from Highland councillors.

Published 27 February 2019

Barratt Developments shrugs off Brexit pressures with strong first half results

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has reported a rise in half-year sales and profits as it continues to benefit from operating efficiencies.

Published 6 February 2019

Barratt Scotland launches community fund to support good causes

Housebuilder Barratt Developments has launched a community fund in Scotland to improve and support the lives of local communities in and around its developments.

Published 29 January 2019

Appeal lodged into 121-home Newtonhill development

Barratt North Scotland has submitted an appeal with the Scottish Government over the refusal of planning permission for 121 new homes at Newtonhill

Published 24 January 2019

Barratt Scotland highlights its £227m contribution to UK economy

The activity of housebuilder Barratt Developments over the past year has delivered a £227 million boost to the UK economy, a new report revealed.

Published 10 January 2019

Stewart Milne and Barratt to continue drive for offsite construction growth

Stewart Milne Timber Systems is continuing to share specialist knowledge and industry expertise through a strategic and collaborative partnership with housebuilder Barratt Developments.

Published 4 December 2018

Barratt Homes wins RSPB award for improving biodiversity at Aberdeen development

Barratt Homes has won a prestigious award for enhancing biodiversity at its Riverside Quarter development in Aberdeen.

Published 30 November 2018